The Connecting Europe Facility (CEF 2021) Alternative Fuels Infrastructure Facility (AFIF) Call for proposals' 2023 objective is to support the deployment of alternative fuel supply infrastructure to contribute to decarbonising transport along the TEN-T network.
Scope: the following Actions will be supported:
- Actions supporting the roll-out of electricity fast-charging infrastructure of a minimum power output of 150kW, including electricity grid connexion, on the TEN-T road network.
Costs related to vehicles are not be eligible.
With a total budget of €1.5 billion, the AFIF will fund actions by the combination of CEF grants with financial support from financial institutions to achieve a higher impact of the investment. It will be implemented through a rolling call for proposals launched on 16 September 2021, with five cut-off dates for the submission of proposals until the end of 2023.
The AFIF will be implemented through a rolling call for proposals launched on 16 September 2021. The deadline for proposal submissions is 7 November 2023. The AFIF tender & funding opportunities are listed here. For topic updates, see here.